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Japanese lawmaker values Vietnam’s achievements in fighting COVID-19
28/05/2020
Member of Japan’s House of Representatives Takagi Tsuyoshi spoke highly of Vietnam’s achievements in battling the COVID-19 pandemic when hosting a reception for Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Vu Hong Nam on May 26th.
Reinforcing relationship between Bac Ninh and Denmark
16:19 27/05/2020
Nguyen Huu Thanh, Vice Chairman of the Bac Ninh provincial People’s Committee, has expressed his hope that the cooperation in important areas will be increased for strengthening the good relationship between Vietnam in general, Bac Ninh in particular, and Denmark.
Vietnamese, Philippine leaders hold phone talks
09:05 27/05/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held phone talks with President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte on May 26th to discuss bilateral and regional cooperation amid COVID-19 pandemic.
Vietnam, Ireland beef up bilateral cooperation
11:12 23/05/2020
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on May 22nd held phone talks with his Irish counterpart Simon Coveney to discuss measures to enhance bilateral cooperation as well as coordination between the two nations at multilateral forums.
Prime Minister: Vietnam actively supports world countries in COVID-19 fight
16:35 22/05/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 21st granted an interview with a number of foreign press agencies in Vietnam, including Bloomberg (US), NHK Television and Akahata newspaper (Japan), and TASS news agency (Russia) on the prevention and control of COVID-19 in Vietnam.
Vietnam backs UN Secretary General’s efforts to ensure international peace
16:34 22/05/2020
Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations, on May 21st chaired the first online informal meeting between ambassadors of the 10 non-permanent member countries of the United Nations Security Council (E10) and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.
Cambodia grateful for Vietnamese NA’s support in fighting COVID-19
09:38 21/05/2020
General Secretary of the Cambodian National Assembly Leng Peng Long on May 20th expressed his gratitude for 30,000 face masks the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) granted to its Cambodian counterpart and the Cambodian Senate.
Venezuela marks President Ho Chi Minh’s 130th birthday
18:36 20/05/2020
A ceremony was held on May 19th by the Venezuelan Government to mark the 130th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19th), involving the participation of officials of the ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Government officials and representatives from the Vietnamese diplomatic agencies in Venezuela.
PM attends online meeting of 73rd World Health Assembly
09:49 20/05/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the 73rd World Health Assembly which was held in the form of video conference on May 18th-19th at the invitation of General Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
Vietnamese, Italian FMs hold phone talks
09:49 20/05/2020
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on May 19th talked on the phone with Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Luigi Di Maio to discuss measures against COVID-19 pandemic and strengthen bilateral and multilateral cooperation.